The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Operations Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 823 864 836
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 55 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.030% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.032% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 20
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,250 £38,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +15.38%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 24 £65,000 +13.04% 1
South East +5 11 £47,500 +1.06% 1
West Midlands -7 7 £50,000 -1.96%
East Midlands - 5 £37,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £47,500 -
South West - 1 £60,000 -
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title.

1 85 (72.65%) SIEM
2 61 (52.14%) Information Security
3 48 (41.03%) Firewall
4 46 (39.32%) Intrusion Detection
5 41 (35.04%) Windows
6 35 (29.91%) Management Information System
7 32 (27.35%) CISSP
8 31 (26.50%) Cisco
9 30 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
10 28 (23.93%) Linux
11 26 (22.22%) Cyber Security
12 25 (21.37%) Snort
13 24 (20.51%) Incident Management
13 24 (20.51%) Finance
14 23 (19.66%) McAfee
15 22 (18.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 20 (17.09%) Malware Analysis
16 20 (17.09%) Vulnerability Management
17 18 (15.38%) Network Security
17 18 (15.38%) Banking
17 18 (15.38%) TCP/IP
17 18 (15.38%) ITIL
18 16 (13.68%) ArcSight
18 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
19 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
19 15 (12.82%) GIAC
19 15 (12.82%) CEH
20 14 (11.97%) Degree
20 14 (11.97%) UNIX

Security Operations Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Security Operations Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Operations Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.69%) Apache
1 9 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.71%) SAS
2 2 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.71%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 48 (41.03%) Firewall
2 46 (39.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (15.38%) Network Security
3 18 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 14 (11.97%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (8.55%) Wireshark
5 10 (8.55%) Wireless
6 7 (5.98%) Internet
6 7 (5.98%) LDAP
6 7 (5.98%) LAN
6 7 (5.98%) WAN
6 7 (5.98%) Wireless Security
7 6 (5.13%) tcpdump
7 6 (5.13%) FTP
7 6 (5.13%) HTTP
8 5 (4.27%) NetScreen
9 4 (3.42%) SMTP
10 2 (1.71%) DNS
11 1 (0.85%) SSL
11 1 (0.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 24 (20.51%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Banking
3 12 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Electronics
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) SAML
1 7 (5.98%) OAuth
1 7 (5.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.91%) Management Information System
2 16 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 8 (6.84%) SCADA
5 7 (5.98%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.98%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.71%) DTV
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.04%) Windows
2 28 (23.93%) Linux
3 14 (11.97%) UNIX
4 5 (4.27%) Solaris
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (72.65%) SIEM
2 61 (52.14%) Information Security
3 30 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
4 26 (22.22%) Cyber Security
5 24 (20.51%) Incident Management
6 22 (18.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 20 (17.09%) Malware Analysis
7 20 (17.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 18 (15.38%) ITIL
9 15 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (11.97%) Reverse Engineering
11 13 (11.11%) Analytics
12 12 (10.26%) E-Commerce
12 12 (10.26%) Data Security
13 10 (8.55%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (8.55%) Patch Management
14 9 (7.69%) Data Visualisation
14 9 (7.69%) Open Source
14 9 (7.69%) Wealth Management
15 8 (6.84%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.56%) C
2 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (27.35%) CISSP
2 15 (12.82%) GIAC
2 15 (12.82%) CEH
2 15 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.97%) Degree
4 13 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 12 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (10.26%) CCNP
6 11 (9.40%) CISM
7 8 (6.84%) CCNA
7 8 (6.84%) DV Cleared
8 6 (5.13%) GCIA
8 6 (5.13%) GCIH
9 5 (4.27%) CCSE
9 5 (4.27%) JNCIA
9 5 (4.27%) JNCIE
9 5 (4.27%) CCSA
10 4 (3.42%) CISA
11 3 (2.56%) CCSP
11 3 (2.56%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (21.37%) Snort
2 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) XenApp
4 2 (1.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.56%) Nessus
3 2 (1.71%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.85%) Nmap
4 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 31 (26.50%) Cisco
2 23 (19.66%) McAfee
3 16 (13.68%) ArcSight
4 13 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 11 (9.40%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.55%) Splunk
7 8 (6.84%) Juniper
8 6 (5.13%) Citrix
9 5 (4.27%) SAP
10 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.42%) LogLogic
10 4 (3.42%) LogRhythm
11 3 (2.56%) HP
11 3 (2.56%) Websense
11 3 (2.56%) VMware
12 2 (1.71%) Symantec
12 2 (1.71%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.71%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (1.71%) IBM
12 2 (1.71%) Sage
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